The Baden-Powell Scouts' Association

Traditional Scouting for the 21st Century!

The Senior Scout Master Swimer Badge
1.     Swim 100m in any over-arm or crawl style.
2.     Swim at least 1600m.
3.     Perform the following dives:
a.     Racing dive from the edge of the bath
b.    Dive from a board not less than 3m above the surface of the water
c.     Neat dive from a spring-board.
4.     Perform some individual stunt in fancy diving or in swimming, (such as swallow dive, backwards and forwards somersaults in water).
5.     Satisfy the Examiner that he is capable of instructing a non-swimmer in the basic principles of swimming.
6.     Pass or re pass Test 1 of the Swimmer badge.